British Student Held In Solitary Confinement In Dubai For 5 Months ‘Without Explanation’

His rights are being 'violated on a daily basis.'

A British student has been held in solitary confinement in the UAE after he was detained “without explanation” five months ago following a research trip, it has been claimed.

Matthew Hedges, a PhD student at Durham University, was reportedly taken into custody at Dubai airport on 5 May after travelling to the UAE to interview sources about the country’s foreign policy and security strategy.

The 31-year-old has been held without charge ever since and his rights...
source: The Huffington Post

2018-10-11 15:05
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